Swiss Oatmeal: The Perfect Make Ahead Breakfast

by on Mar 8th, 2012 // Breakfast

Lately our mornings have become more chaotic so in order to rally for these last few months of school it’s time to get back to conquering the am chaos. Good thing I was at BlissDom a couple of weeks ago …

Swell Supper: Marinated Veggies & Spaghetti Pie, Oh My!

by on Mar 4th, 2012 // Swell Suppers

Spaghetti Pie

We are a spaghetti loving family, but sometime you just need to mix things up and spaghetti pie is just the way to do it. And since we are having an Italian night, why not cook up some marinated roasted

Giant Chocolate Covered Raisins

by on Mar 1st, 2012 // Desserts, Snacks

I never thought I would be making chocolate covered raisons, that is until I picked up this week’s farmers market basket with a bag of giant raisins inside. These things are huge and so much fun! As we all began …

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Sweet Potato & Lentil Stew and Naptime Chef Cookbook Giveaway

by on Feb 28th, 2012 // Dinner, Giveaway, Healthy, Uncategorized


I got my copy of The Naptime Chef Cookbook and it is filled with mouthwatering recipes. Seriously, I want to make everything! What’s so great about this cookbook is that you prep during nap and cook with the kids …

Swell Supper: Hometown Tacos

by on Feb 26th, 2012 // Uncategorized

Potato & Corn Tacos

I spent the last four days in Nashville at the BlissDom conference promoting milk and the new milk mustache campaign and meeting amazing women and filling my mind with all things blog related. Yay for the writers’ and photography workshops! …

Baked Red Potato Chips

by on Feb 23rd, 2012 // Sides, Snacks

In this weeks farmer’s market veggies box we got red potatoes. I thought they were just the regular red potatoes, until I cut into them and was met with a deep red that went all the way through. We had …

Swell Supper: President’s Favorites

by on Feb 19th, 2012 // Uncategorized

Upside Down Apple Cake

It’s President’s Day and my kid spent the last week learning about our presidents and their significance to our history and future. So I decided to research their favorite foods and by doing so my kid was able to further …

Roasted Cauliflower Steaks And Florets

by on Feb 16th, 2012 // Dinner, Sides, Veggie Friendly

Remember that post from yesterday with the 15 ways to yum up cauliflower? Well, after researching all those recipes I just had to try something. The steaks definitely stood out to me, not just because they are huge slices …

Swell Supper: All About Red

by on Feb 12th, 2012 // Swell Suppers

Dos Layer Tres Leche Cake

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and you’ve got the treats ready for the kiddos, but what about dinner? Sure you can make everything heart shaped, always a big hit. Or you can make sure your meal has a …

Valentine Strawberry Heart Hand Pies

by on Feb 9th, 2012 // Desserts, Easy Cheats, Snacks

My little heart-shape loving daughter is so eager for Valentine’s Day that she has been begging me to come up with a Valentine dessert for days. But it’s been one of those weeks where I am too busy to think, …